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WALKS AND VISITS 2014-15


14 September 2014: Roman echoes at Kerry's Gate. Leader Alan Picton.

12 October 2014: Little Mountain common and Mynydd Brith castle. Leader: Peter Gunn-Wilkinson. Pictures and description on our Flickr site
 
9 November 2014: Walk led by Ken Palmer to the Monnow, to complement his talk on mills, their weirs, leats and launders. Picture on Flickr site
 
11 January 2015:  A guided tour of Dore Abbey Dore led by Ruth Richardson and Bob Davies.  Pictures on Flickr site
 
8 February 2015: Gill Broadhead led 14 of us and 4 dogs on a circular walk starting at Newton church.  Pictures on Flickr site
 
8 March 2015: Circular walk around Peterchurch, led by Les and Julia Dargue. Pictures on Flickr site
 
12 April 2015 Craswall and HayBluff,  led by Gill Broadhead.  
 
10 May 2015: A Rowland Vaughan Walk; Leaders Martin Kibblewhite and Peter Gunn-Wilkinson.  15 people and 4 dogs set off from Turnastone to explore some of the visible remaining evidence for Rowland Vaughan's waterworks of the 17th century, including the "Trench Royal", bedworks, water channels and weirs, as well as the site of former limekilns. Pictures on Flickr site.
 
14 June 2015: The "Cat's Back",  Led by Alan Picton.  
 
12 July 2015: Olchon, Brass Knoll and Longtown,  led by Ken Palmer.
 
9 August 2015: Rowland Vaughan Walk Part 2;  Leader Martin Kibblewhite.  This continued the Walk of 10th May.
 
13 September 2015: Breinton Springs circular walk; Leader Andrew Langton. 12 people and 3 dogs gathered in the National Trust car park at Lower Breinton, proceeding along the north bank of the river Wye, returning through woodlands and finishing with a visit to Breinton church. Pictures on Flickr site.
 
11 October 2015: 'Ridge and Furrow in Peterchurch', led by Peter Gunn-Wilkinson.
 
 
  
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